The Private Sector Isn't Fine Enough

Lowry, Rich
June 2012
Time;6/25/2012, Vol. 179 Issue 25, p30
The article discusses U.S. President Barack Obama and his 2012 comment that the private sector in the U.S. is doing fine in the wake of the Global Financial Crisis of the early 21st century. The author argues that Obama's statement reflects a worldview of the economic conditions of the U.S. and the global economic recovery effort. The author also argues that Obama's continued support for U.S. government-based stimulus spending is creating doubt as to his prospects for re-election in 2012.


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